Calls to end 'English' postcode anomaly

Local politicians have repeated calls to end the anomaly which sees some Borders residents in Berwickshire assigned an ‘English’ postcode.

BT's offer of 'Universal Broadband' welcomed

In response to the UK Government’s move to create a legal right to decent broadband, BT Openreach has offered to invest £600m to enable 99% of homes and businesses to access decent broadband by 2020.

Rachael visits Spark Energy

John Lamont MP and Rachael Hamilton MSP recently paid a visit to major Borders employer Spark Energy, the Selkirk-based independent energy supplier to the tenant and social housing sectors.

Scottish Government needs to take action on A1

The SNP Government need to take action to improve the A1 in light of the UK Government’s commitment to do so south of the Border, say John Lamont MP and Rachael Hamilton MSP.